Category: Documentary

Einstein’s Universe-1979 7.6

Einstein’s Universe-1979

A documentary produced in 1979 to celebrate the centenary of the birth of Albert Einstein. Narrated and hosted by Peter Ustinov and written by Nigel Calder, the film takes place at the University of Texas' McDonald Obser...

Shakespeare High-2011 7.3

Shakespeare High-2011

Executive produced by Kevin Spacey, Shakespeare High is an inspiring documentary that follows a diverse group of California high school students as they compete in a Shakespeare Festival unlike any you have ever seen - a...

The Barkley Marathons: The Race That Eats Its Young-2014 7.8

The Barkley Marathons: The Race That Eats Its Young-2014

In its first 25 years only 10 people have finished The Barkley Marathons. Based on a historic prison escape, this cult like race tempts people from around the world to test their limits of physical and mental endurance i...

Under African Skies-2012 7.8

Under African Skies-2012

Paul Simon returns to South Africa to explore the journey of his Graceland album, including the political backlash he received for allegedly breaking the UN cultural boycott of South Africa designed to end the Apartheid ...

The Milky Way-2014 7.7

The Milky Way-2014

The Milky Way is a groundbreaking breastfeeding documentary that will change the face of American motherhood. What 'Food, Inc.' did for the food industry in America, this film will do for breastfeeding in our country. It...

The Brothers Warner-2007 7.3

The Brothers Warner-2007

Intimate portraits of brothers Albert Warner, Harry M. Warner, Jack L. Warner, and Sam Warner, the siblings who were close knit at the time of Warner Bros. Studios founding, but who later became estranged. This film, wri...

Craig Ferguson: Does This Need to Be Said?-2011 7.6

Craig Ferguson: Does This Need to Be Said?-2011

If you only know Craig Ferguson as host of The Late Late Show or as Drew Carey's sitcom boss, you're missing out. The gloriously ribald Scot takes to the stage in this all-new extended and uncensored stand-up special for...

Arcadia-2017 7.3

Arcadia-2017

From the earliest days of movie-making to the present day, through rare and unseen footage, we see the changing relationship the British have with their land. From images of local celebrations and festivals to agricultur...

Industrial Accident: The Story of Wax Trax! Records-2018 8.2

Industrial Accident: The Story of Wax Trax! Records-2018

Two men taking a tribe of outsiders on a ride through the 80s underground, accidentally changing music forever....

Shadow World-2016 7.5

Shadow World-2016

Based on the book of The Shadow World, this feature length documentary is an investigation into the multi-billion dollar international arms trade....

Prosecuting Evil-2018 7.6

Prosecuting Evil-2018

A portrait of Ben Ferencz, the last surviving Nuremberg Trial prosecutor, who continues to wage his lifelong crusade in the fight for law and peace....

Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am-2019 6.7

Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am-2019

This artful and intimate meditation on the legendary storyteller examines her life, her works and the powerful themes she has confronted throughout her literary career.::Timothy Greenfield-Sanders...

The Culture High-2014 8.3

The Culture High-2014

The makers of the critically acclaimed 'The Union:The Business Behind Getting High', bring you the profound exploration of one of the most prolific wars of our time. 'The Culture High' is the riveting story that tears in...

Dave Chappelle’s Block Party-2005 7.2

Dave Chappelle’s Block Party-2005

Dave Chappelle presents a Brooklyn neighborhood with its very own once-in-a-lifetime free block party. In addition to Chappelle, the roster of artists includes Kanye West, Mos Def, Talib Kweli, Common, Dead Prez, Erykah ...

We Could Be King-2014 7.1

We Could Be King-2014

Germantown and Martin Luther King High Schools were bitter rivals for over 40 years. This past year, a budget crisis caused Philadelphia to lay off over 4000 employees and close two dozen schools, including Germantown Hi...

Britney Spears: Workin’ It-2014 5.5

Britney Spears: Workin’ It-2014

With the release of her eighth studio album, Britney is back and she's workin' it! This documentary chronicles the career of international superstar from her more innocent years with the release of "Baby One more Time" t...

Planetary-2015 6.9

Planetary-2015

We are in the midst of a global crisis of perspective. We have forgotten the undeniable truth that everything is connected. PLANETARY is a provocative and breathtaking wakeup call, a cross continental, cinematic journey,...

Chaos on the Bridge-2014 7.1

Chaos on the Bridge-2014

Canadian acting legend William Shatner takes viewers inside the creation of Star Trek: The Next Generation, the bold attempt in 1986 to recreate the success of the original television series, in which Shatner played Capt...

Bo Burnham: Make Happy-2016 8.4

Bo Burnham: Make Happy-2016

Bo Burnham tackles life, death, sexuality, hypocrisy, mental illness and Pringles cans in his dazzling new stand-up special....

The Redeemed and the Dominant: Fittest on Earth-2016 7.1

The Redeemed and the Dominant: Fittest on Earth-2016

The 2015 Reebok CrossFit Games were a 5 day, 13 event, grueling test to find the fittest male and female on earth. "Fittest on Earth" follows the dramatic story of the top athletes who qualified and competed. A behind th...

Dwayne Perkins: Take Note-2016 7.2

Dwayne Perkins: Take Note-2016

In his debut special, Brooklyn comic Dwayne Perkins breaks down America's place in the world, the difference between sports and activities and more....

Into the Inferno-2016 7.2

Into the Inferno-2016

An exploration of active volcanoes around the world.::Anonymous...

KidPoker-2015 6.7

KidPoker-2015

Daniel Negreanu, the man, the legend, and the subject of this documentary that promises to take you into the mind and soul of one of the greatest poker players to have ever graced the felt.::PokerStars...

Fidel-1971 7.2

Fidel-1971

FIDEL provides a unique view of Cuba's controversial and most polarizing leader. In 1968, Castro took filmmaker and activist Saul Landau on a weeklong jeep ride through the eastern mountains. There, he plays baseball wit...

Gangsta Walking the Movie-2015 6.1

Gangsta Walking the Movie-2015

GANGSTA WALKING THE MOVIE! First collaborative movie about Memphis Hip Hop and Dance culture, EVER! Gangsta Walking the Movie tells the hidden secrets of how the Memphis Rap Music and Dance culture started. Listen to Lor...

Australien skies-2015 4.9

Australien skies-2015

Australien Skies is a documentary film that explores the sightings of unidentified flying objects and the people who witness them within Australia. Follow film maker Don Meers (Ghosts Of Casula, The Spirit Level) as he s...

HeartChild-2013 6.2

HeartChild-2013

'HeartChild' is a documentary film about the 28 year Crys Worley, who is the mother of a nine year old autistic child, Sasha. It is a remarkable story about a mother's struggles, not only with her own health, but the wel...

The Decline of Western Civilization Part II: The Metal Years-1988 7.2

The Decline of Western Civilization Part II: The Metal Years-1988

Documentary showcase, what life was like for the music artists living during the Los Angeles Heavy Metal scene in the mid and late 1980s.::ironhorseiv...

Kick Out Your Boss-2014 5.1

Kick Out Your Boss-2014

The film takes part in the current debate about work, economy and the crisis, showing on the basis of three examples in Serbia, Brazil and Austria how to do it different....

The Inland Sea-1991 7.4

The Inland Sea-1991

In 1971, author and film scholar Donald Richie published a poetic travelogue about his explorations of the islands of Japan's Inland Sea, recording his search for traces of a traditional way of life as well as his own jo...

The Penalty-2018 7.3

The Penalty-2018

Three extraordinary people embark on journeys of recovery, discovery and rebellion and find themselves centre stage in the biggest capital punishment crisis in modern memory. The Penalty (working title) unearths an Ameri...

Unacknowledged-2017 7.1

Unacknowledged-2017

"Unacknowledged" focuses on the historic files of the Disclosure Project and how UFO secrecy has been ruthlessly enforced-and why. The best evidence for extraterrestrial contact, dating back decades, is presented with di...

Tupac: Aftermath-2009 4.9

Tupac: Aftermath-2009

This documentary film is a delicate sequel to Tupac: Conspiracy, which takes the audience to the days following the death of the rap artist. The fire, intensity and passion of this artist still burns brightly in those wh...

Finding the Gold Within-2014 8.8

Finding the Gold Within-2014

Six young black men from Akron, Ohio, enter college, determined to redefine society's images and low expectations. Despite their confidence, the stark reality of being away from home brings a series of crises. Well train...

Perfect in ’76-2017 7.6

Perfect in ’76-2017

Documentary about the '76 Hoosiers and coach Bobby Knight, who led his Indiana team to a perfect 32-0 season and a national championship.::Darner...

Los Punks: We Are All We Have-2016 6.8

Los Punks: We Are All We Have-2016

Punk rock is thriving in the backyards of South Central and East Los Angeles. A cobbled-together family of Hispanic teens and young adults comprise the scene: bands, fans, production, marketing, and security interwoven i...

Hello, Privilege. It’s Me, Chelsea-2019 4.1

Hello, Privilege. It’s Me, Chelsea-2019

Chelsea Handler explores explores how white privilege impacts American culture and the ways it's benefited her life and career....

GreasePaint-2013 6

GreasePaint-2013

GreasePaint is a documentary film by Daniel Espeut that follows Joey Thurmond and his family as they travel around the country performing the art of American circus clowning. The movie resurrects the dying art of clownin...

The Crystal Calls – Making the Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance-2019 8.1

The Crystal Calls – Making the Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance-2019

The Crystal Calls: Making The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance takes viewers behind the scenes of a new world with unprecedented access, revealing the vision, artistry and talent required to bring an entirely handcrafted ...

California, 90420-2012 6.8

California, 90420-2012

A glimpse into the world of weed through the eyes of Oaksterdam University Students and OU Chancellor/Prop 19 Spokeswoman, Dale Sky Jones....